'Wearing Hijab not essential religious practice': HC dismisses petitions of Udupi college girls

Published: 15th March 2022 01:02 PM  |   Last Updated: 16th March 2022 12:58 PM  

 In a landmark judgment, the Karnataka High Court ruled that wearing of hijab by Muslim women is does not form essential religious practice in the Islamic faith and prescribing uniform is not a violation of fundamental rights guaranteed under Article 19(1)(a) and 25 of the Constitution. 


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